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Liberty & Co. Ltd, about 1930

A sample of crepe fabric with a 1920s French Modernist design used for a Liberty & Co. Ltd dress fabric around 1930. The sample has a design of large open poppy-like flower heads in reds, blues and beige, fine meandering stems, feather-like petals and leaves and dotted overlay petals and leaves. The ground is black with small confetti patterning and zig zags in reds, blues and beige.

Object Number

ST10

Crepe dress fabric.


height: 235mm (mounted)

width: 470mm

Further Reading

Turner, M. & Ruddick, W., A London Design Studio 1880-1963: the Silver Studio Collection, Lund Humphries, 1980, pp 19-20, 90
Catalogue number 426

Style

Dress Silks

Design

Flowers
plants
   > Leaves

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